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Aqua Patio Pontoon Spring Pre Launch Checklist

March 25, 2016

  The long winter is over and spring is here, it’s about time to get your Aqua Patio Pontoon back in the water. But are you ready? With many months of inactivity a lot of essential items may have been misplaced or out-of-date from last spring! Follow our handy pre-launch check list to be sure you properly have everything squared away for your first launch of your Aqua Patio Pontoon!   OUT OF THE WATER: Up to date boat registration (along with hull identification decals) Up...    Read More ]

Your New Godfrey Pontoons Gear Is HERE!

February 21, 2014

If you haven't checked out the all-new Godfrey Pontoons Gear website, you are missing out on tons of new selections! There's even an easy new check-out system. Just click here to get in gear!  ...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Featured In Ad For New Outboards

February 5, 2014

To promote its new lineup of made-for-pontoons Evinrude outboard motors, Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) is filming several national ads featuring Godfrey Pontoons. Check out this cool behind-the-scenes photo of the new E-TEC 90-horsepower model on the back of a Sweetwater 2086! Here's more information on the new Evinrude series...BRP EXPANDS ITS EVINRUDE PONTOON SERIES WITH NEW 65 HORSEPOWER MODEL BRP expands its innovative Evinrude E-TEC Pontoon Series line-up with a new Evinrude E-TEC...    Read More ]

Sweetwater PE 220 Cabana Demonstration

January 26, 2014

Godfrey Pontoons pioneered comfortable, multi-season pontooning when it designed and introduced the very first Cabana Enclosure to integrate seamlessly with the bimini frame. Since then, Godfrey Cabanas have led the industry with easy-care fabrics, heavy-duty zippered doors, and convertible windows and screens. ...    Read More ]

Aqua Patio 220 WB

January 23, 2014

The all-new Aqua Patio 220 WB has an all-new bar base with molded in footrest, side cooler tub and a raised solid surface bar top. The aft corner of the boat continues the flow of the bar with a new corner unit that has a stainless steel drawer/door combo and solid surface counters with a grill mount area. Next to this corner unit is a new motor shroud with an additional raised bar top and two speakers. Aqua Patio pontoons also offer the popular "Grill Master" unit standard on these models, featuring...    Read More ]

Sweetwater Premium Edition 220 DFS

January 20, 2014

Designed specifically for anglers, the Sweetwater Premium Edition 220 Deluxe Fish pontoon boat features an all-new aft fishing prep and storage area, four fishing seats, removable rod storage box, an aerated livewell, a Lowrance X4 fish finder, and a full vinyl decking option for easy maintenance. Plus, the optional Coastal Edition package makes the 220 DFS the ultimate saltwater fishing pontoon. ...    Read More ]

Sweetwater 2286 DL

January 18, 2014

Another new seating configuration based on Sweetwater's popular 2286 platform is the all-new DL layout featuring a doublewide aft-facing lounge that pulls double duty as an enormous sunpad. Although clearly designed with guest comfort in mind, the 2286 DL pontoon boat also manages to provide an incredible amount of storage as well as concealing a full pop-up changing room under the sunpad. ...    Read More ]

Aqua Patio 240 SL

January 17, 2014

The hugely popular Aqua Patio 240 SL pontoon boat just got better with incredible new refinements including upgraded vinyl, exclusive deck coverings and redesigned rear-facing lounges. At nearly 26 feet and rated for up to 14 passengers, the 240 SL is ready for watersports with a deluxe stainless steel ski tow bar and an easy-climb rear boarding ladder. ...    Read More ]

Sweetwater Premium Edition 220-4

January 16, 2014

Make the most of every sunny day with the trailerable Sweetwater Premium Edition 220-4 pontoon boat, featuring plenty of storage and four convenient entry gates to make boarding and loading gear extremely easy no matter how you come into the dock. In fact, the 220-4 is packed with high-quality standard features to help you make the most of every day on the water, like a Garmin Echo Map chartplotter, docking lights and an easy-climb boarding ladder. ...    Read More ]

Sweetwater 2286 FCS

January 13, 2014

Looking for the perfect combination of family cruiser and fishing pontoon? Check out the Sweetwater 2286 FCS, with an easy-care vinyl deck, rod holders and fishing station for the anglers, and plenty of comfortable seating, ample storage, and upgraded amenities for the rest of the family. ...    Read More ]

2014 Sweetwater Pontoon Series

January 9, 2014

Whether you're after the best-value pontoon on the water with the base Sweetwater, or you prefer the well-chosen upgraded amenities of the Sweetwater Premium Edition, you will soon discover why these are the most popular pontoons on the water. With a long list of standard features, an incredible variety of layouts and stunning design options, you are sure to find a Sweetwater to fit your lifestyle. From cruising and camping, to watersports and fishing, the possibilities for your adventure on the...    Read More ]

Sweetwater Premium Edition 240 SLR

January 9, 2014

Sharing a completely new seating concept with its luxurious siblings Sanpan and Aqua Patio, the Sweetwater has added the new SLR layout to its Premium Edition 240 model. With three oversized, media-room-style reclining lounges (one directly opposite the helm, and two more rear-facing seats) the 240 SLR is not only the pinnacle of pontoon comfort, but compartments directly behind the seat and in the arm rests provide ample storage. ...    Read More ]

2014 Aqua Patio Pontoon Series

January 8, 2014

Who says you can't have it all? Aqua Patio pontoon boats are all about superior performance, cutting-edge design, unbelievable comfort, and cool features you can't find anywhere else. With an incredible number of upgrade options available, you can create exactly the boat you want. Whether it's interior and exterior lighting packages, striking rail skin inserts, integrated wake towers or luminescent Carbon Fiber Pearl vinyl, you can enjoy all the seating, storage and ease-of-operation that pontoons...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoon Boats Deliver Performance!

November 8, 2013

When it comes to pontoon performance, quality and innovation, Godfrey Pontoons is the industry leader. But that only makes sense. You see, Godfrey built the very first aluminum pontoon back in 1958. And the driving force behind our 50 years of success has been to pull together the best designers, engineers and craftsmen to create products that will excite you, thrill you and give your family the best ride possible. If you still think that you need a fiberglass runabout to satisfy your need for speed...think...    Read More ]

Boat Show Features Sanpan & Sweetwater Pontoons

September 27, 2013

It's going to be a beautiful weekend in the Garden State, so come on out an enjoy the Atlantic City In-Water Boat Show! Our friends from New Jersey Outboards will be featuring a huge selection of Sanpan and Sweetwater pontoons through Sunday at Farley State Marina next to the Golden Nugget Casino.    ...    Read More ]

Sanpan 2500 FE WB...The Ultimate Party Pontoon!

September 26, 2013

Combining the hugely popular Sanpan web bar and family entertainment deck layout, the Sanpan 2500 FE WB is the ultimate party pontoon. With luxurious pillow-top furniture (including two captain-style seats in the bow), LED mood lighting, an amazing sound system, and a newly redesigned bar/lounge, this boat is made to help you take the fun to the water. And since it's rated for up to 14 passengers (17 if you opt for the triple-tube package!), you won't have to leave anyone behind!  ...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Honors Top Dealer For 2013

September 24, 2013

Nautic Global Group, parent company of Godfrey Pontoon Boats, recently recognized the Godfrey Pontoons top worldwide dealer for model year 2013, Krupa's Boat Mart in Jackson, Michigan Located in South Central Michigan and surrounded by hundreds of small pontoon-friendly lakes, Krupa's is a second-generation dealership that's run by Owner Gary Krupa and a tight-knit group of longtime employees. Krupa's has been among the top Godfrey Pontoon Boats retailers for many years. "We are very...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Wins Customer Satisfaction Award

September 20, 2013

Godfrey Pontoons was one of only six pontoon manufacturers to to be recognized by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA)  as part of the 2013 Marine Industry CSI Awards for excellence in customer satisfaction.  The Marine Industry CSI Awards program honors participating manufacturers that actively measure customer satisfaction and pursue continuous improvement to better serve the customer. Award recipients achieved and maintained an independently measured standard of excellence...    Read More ]

Looking For Pontoon Performance? Make It A Triple-Tube

August 7, 2013

With a growing customer demand for high-performance pontoon boats, Godfrey Pontoons continues to refine and expand its lineup of boats featuring an optional center pontoon, including the exclusive TOTAL Package and G-Force III technologies for its popular Sweetwater line. The increasing popularity of triple-tube packages continues to be driven by customers who are demanding more speed and performance than ever before. Of course, pontoon owners can still enjoy a leisurely cruise or on-water picnic,...    Read More ]

Check Out The Sweetwater 2086!

August 2, 2013

Captain Steve walks us through the Sweetwater 2086...an incredible value pontoon that's packed with standard features, plenty of seating and tons of storage. In fact, this boat can be configured with several different seating and storage options so it's a boat you can adapt for your own boating lifestyle.     ...    Read More ]

Models Needed For Godfrey Pontoon Boats Photo Shoot!

July 30, 2013

Attention Godfrey Pontoon Boats fans! The next photo shoot for Sanpan, Aqua Patio, Sweetwater & Parti Kraft pontoons will take place in two locations during the month of August. We're looking for models of all ages for both morning and evening sessions to feature swimwear & watersports gear aboard a variety of boat types. This is your chance to be featured in the next Godfrey Pontoon Boats catalog and boating publications around the world! The first photo shoot is Aug. 18-20 on Lake St....    Read More ]

Photo Contest Winner Announced!

July 8, 2013

Congrats to the Wilkins Family from Arkansas who won with the most recent Godfrey Pontoons Photo Contest with their pic titled "Good Day Mate"! Stay tuned for information on the next contest coming up in September for the next chance to win! ...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Summer Kickoff Photo Contest

June 14, 2013

Summer is finally here! And to celebrate the chance to get back out on the water, we just launched the Godfrey Pontoons Summer Kickoff Photo Contest! Through July 7, just click here to upload your favorite pics taken onboard or near your Sanpan, Aqua Patio or Sweetwater pontoon. One winner will receive a $50 gift card and a full summer of bragging rights! It’s never been easier to participate because now all entries and voting will be done via Facebook. We invite you to enter up to 10 photos...    Read More ]

All-New Godfrey Pontoons Owner's Club Forum

May 30, 2013

Attention Godfrey Pontoon Boat Owners! We invite you to join other owners and the Godfrey Pontoons Customer Support Team to help get your questions answered promptly so you can spend more time on the water. The new Godfrey Pontoons Owner’s Club Forum (click here to join) makes it simple to get answers to your questions, but also to help other owners by using your boating experience. And, you can get dependable advice from our network of experts, all in one easy-to-use website. If...    Read More ]

2013 Aqua Patio Brand Video

April 30, 2013

Who says you can't have it all? Aqua Patio is all about superior performance, cutting-edge design, unbelievable comfort, and cool features you can't find anywhere else. With an incredible number of upgrade options available, you can create exactly the boat you want. Whether it's interior and exterior lighting packages, striking rail skin inserts, integrated wake towers or luminescent Carbon Fiber Pearl vinyl, you can enjoy all the seating, storage and ease-of-operation that pontoons are known for...    Read More ]

2013 Godfrey Pontoons Full Line Brand Video

April 30, 2013

Godfrey Pontoon Boats represent everything that family boating is all about. And no one offers a bigger range of deck layouts, comfortable easy-care furniture, entertainment centers, and high-performance options that will run with any boat on the water. You see it's not about getting away from it all. It's about getting out there and getting to the good stuff. When it comes to pontoon performance, quality and innovation, Godfrey Pontoons is the industry leader. But that only makes sense. You see,...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Construction Pt 1 — Upholstery

April 30, 2013

How does Godfrey Pontoons make sure the seating on your pontoon is the highest quality in the industry? We have our own Upholstery & Sewing Shop with experienced, professional craftsmen working on each and every boat. http://204.232.205.47/~nauticgl/content/blogartwork/SW_2286_FC_24.jpg...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Construction Pt 4 — Quality Control

April 30, 2013

See for yourself the detailed quality control process all Godfrey Pontoons go through before they ever leave the factory! http://204.232.205.47/~nauticgl/content/blogartwork/Aqua_Patio_250_Express_Running_LO-RES.jpg...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Construction Pt 3 — Final Assembly Stages

April 30, 2013

Go behind the scenes with the production team from Godfrey Pontoons to see the finishing stages of construction for Sanpan, Aqua Patio & Sweetwater Pontoons! http://204.232.205.47/~nauticgl/content/blogartwork/AP_240_OB_Elite_running_LO-RES.jpg...    Read More ]

Godfrey Pontoons Construction Pt 2 — Initial Assembly Stages

April 30, 2013

Get an up-close look at the first stages of assembly for Sanpan, Aqua Patio & Sweetwater pontoons! http://204.232.205.47/~nauticgl/content/blogartwork/Aqua_Patio_Running_Turn.jpg...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Aqua Patio 220 SL

April 3, 2013

Designed for the perfect day in the sun, the Aqua Patio 220 SL is an amazingly refined pontoon with the best list of upgraded standard features in the industry, and clever rear-facing lounges that ensure everyone has a great view and a comfortable seat. ...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Aqua Patio 240

April 3, 2013

When you're looking for the perfect performance-oriented family cruising pontoon, it's time to check out the incredible Aqua Patio 240. ...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Aqua Patio 240 OB Elite

April 3, 2013

With a head-turning design and a performance-oriented triple-toon package, the all-new Aqua Patio 240 OB Elite is a new milestone in pontoon refinement. And with a distinctive rear-facing rumble seat that converts to an oversized sunpad with the push of a button, this boat is an exciting look at the future of pontoons. ...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Aqua Patio 250 WB

April 3, 2013

If you're ready for the ultimate entertaining pontoon, look no further than the Aqua Patio 250 WB with a full wet bar with two stools, LED-lit cup holders, even an amphitheater sound system. ...    Read More ]

Boat Show Season Rolls On!

April 2, 2013

You can find Sanpan, Aqua Patio & Sweetwater pontoons at these boat shows this week! Gulf Coast Yacht & Boat Super Show (Legendary Marine); Traverse City Boat Show (Long Lake Marina); Lake Region Boat & RV Show (Blakes Marine). ...    Read More ]

Getting Spring Fever Yet?

March 14, 2013

Look for Godfrey Pontoon Boats at these events this week! Novi (Michigan) Spring Boating Expo (Krupa's Boat Mart); Dow Diamond Boat Show (Stryker's Marine); Danforth's Open House (Danforth's Marine). ...    Read More ]

Triple-Tubes Ramp Up Performance!

January 8, 2013

With a growing customer demand for high-performance pontoon boats, Godfrey Pontoons continues to refine and expand its lineup of boats featuring an optional center pontoon, including the exclusive TOTAL Package and G-Force III technologies for its popular Sweetwater line. The increasing popularity of triple-tube packages continues to be driven by customers who are demanding more speed and performance than ever before. Of course, pontoon owners can still enjoy a leisurely cruise or on-water picnic,...    Read More ]

Got Pontoon Performance?

November 26, 2012

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Godfrey Pontoons Photo Contest Winner!

September 10, 2012

Congratulations to Larry Anderson for his winning entry in the latest Godfrey Pontoon Boats Owner's Club Photo Contest! He wins a $50 Visa Gift Card for his shot "Sophia Gets A Boat Driving Lesson." Have you got a great picture you'd like to share? Just click here to enter!  ...    Read More ]

Most Comfortable Pontoons?

August 20, 2012

You've probably heard about the legendary comfort of Godfrey Pontoons, and here is some indisputable evidence! ...    Read More ]

Discount On Godfrey Pontoon Gear!

July 19, 2012

Lots of new merchandise to choose from at www.godfreypontoongear.com!  ...    Read More ]

Freedom, Fellowship And Free Stuff? Join The Club!

April 26, 2012

As a Godfrey Pontoon owner, you are invited to join a great community that will not only help you share your experiences with other owners, but will give you exclusive access to special contests, incredible discounts and even the chance to earn free Godfrey Pontoons gear, cash rebates and fuel cards. Yes, fuel cards. When you sign up for your complimentary membership in the Godfrey Pontoons Owner’s Club here, you are immediately linked to a terrific network of fellow owners who also enjoy...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Sweetwater 220 DL

March 28, 2012

Designed around an innovative rear-facing contoured double lounge, the Sweetwater 220 DL is literally built for comfort. Whether your day on the water calls for fishing, cruising or tubing with the kids, this versatile pontoon boat will serve you well. Captain Steve gives us a close-up look... ...    Read More ]

Pontoon Spy Pic...shhhhhhh

March 22, 2012

What's one of the advantages of a triple-tube set-up? How about being able to rig 300 ragin' horses on the back of the boat for unbelievable performance and handling that competes with anything else on the water? We caught this Aqua Patio 240 out back before it was shipped out on top-secret assignment to parts unknown. You saw nothing... ...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Sweetwater 2086

March 21, 2012

Captain Steve walks us through the Sweetwater 2086...an incredible value pontoon that's packed with standard features, plenty of seating and tons of storage. In fact, this boat can be configured with several different seating and storage options so it's a boat you can adapt for your own boating lifestyle. ...    Read More ]

And the winner is...

March 11, 2012

Congratulations to George Bowersox for winning the most recent Godfrey Pontoons Owner's Photo Contest! George won a $50 Visa Gift Card just for taking a great shot of his boat in action. To enter the next round, just upload your best pic here... ...    Read More ]

Pontoon & Deck Boat Video Review: Aqua Patio 220

February 28, 2012

Pontoon & Deck Boat editor Brady Kay takes us through the Aqua Patio 220, and upscale pontoon that's built for comfort with two oversized, forward chaise lounges! ...    Read More ]

Who Will Win The Godfrey Pontoons Photo Contest?

February 25, 2012

Will you help us pick the winners for the March 2012 Godfrey Pontoons Photo Contest? To vote click here and “LIKE” or comment on any photo in the March 2012 Contest Entries Album on the Godfrey Pontoons Facebook Page. Voting ends March 5th. The photo will be featured in the exclusive Godfrey Pontoons Insider Newsletter. Good luck to all the finalists and thanks to you for being a judge this quarter!...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Aqua Patio 240-4

February 22, 2012

Providing convenient access in and out, the 240-4 features four gates for an active family and loads of seating for relaxing after a hard day of play. Captain Steve walks through the features of this roomy pontoon boat. ...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Sweetwater 2486 FC

February 15, 2012

Captain Steve goes through the Sweetwater 2486 FC, the largest Sweetwater model, complete with a full-featured fishing package. This boat is perfect for any family that enjoys pontoon cruising as much as they like to fish, with plenty of space, seating and storage!   ...    Read More ]